Dec 4, 2013 1:00pm PST
large chunk, against health care law. john robert has his hands on the poll, making obama care supporters nervous. >> more than a tad nervous, i would think. this comes from harvard, the president's alma mater. bad news. his support among 18 to 29-year-olds, core constituents whoa helped get his elected and re-ele re-elected, is cratering, down from april from 41%,a member of congress the group, 57% -- among the group, 57% do not approve of obama care. 22% of the group say they will sign up for it. among people who currently do not have health insurance, even then, only 29% say they'll enroll in obama care. a couple of thing that they're worried about. 51% say they believe that under obama care the cost of health care will go up while 44% believe the quality of care will go down. now for the financial assumptions, the affordable care act to work, fully 4 0% of enrollees have to be below the age of 35. the poll clearly shows the numbers are not there. director of harvard's institute of politics conducted the poll. >> the president's in a tough spot, declining approval ratings, y
Dec 9, 2013 1:00pm PST
"associated press" or speeches for five years best barack obama, this wealth redistribution. >> last week the president talk about income inequality and it was more mobile upside -- he started railing -- are you serious? there's things i don't need official data. you're blowing smoke. this is america. people make it all the time in this country. what is really creating a problem, high taxes -- >> way to narrow the gap. >> we got the income inequality gap. this this president's idea of making it better. are you serious? how about this. taking the rungs out of the ladder. when you add these high taxes, high regulations, when you demonize success, when you think that everyone wants to crawl out of poverty into lower middle class and pay the bills week-to-week, if you think that's the american dream, your kidding yourself. >> the opposite of income inequality is income equality, and when you think you need to use the levers of power of the before government in order to coerce equality, that's what communism is about. so he is arguing for european style socialism. >> his presidency and ev
Dec 10, 2013 1:00pm PST
morning. this is not what millenials want. they don't want an obama ecard that says they have a month's worth of obamacare or a year's worth, and if this law is so affordable, why do they now have to get adults to pay for all the young people's health insurance? i thought this law was supposed to make it affordable. >> what's also odd, too, the law provides for keeping kids on your own policy until they're 26 so i guess this is for kids who are older than 26. so, then the next question becomes, what are you doing here? but that is beside the point. i'm wondering weather this will resonate or help? >> i don't think so. i don't think people are going to get this for their kids. look at california. right now california is having a very tough time getting young people, most of the people who are signing up are older. 36% of the people who sign up are between the ages of 55 and 64. yet they only make up 11% of the state's population. young people don't want to sign up because they know they're being overcharged for a product because they're subsidizing the -- >> look at is this way.